Freed Taliban hostage says captors raped his wife, authorized child’s killing

Freed Taliban hostage says captors raped his wife, authorized child’s killing
(CNN)A Canadian man who was freed along with his family after five years in militant captivity in Afghanistan said his captors authorized the killing of one of his children and raped his wife.His captors' actions were in retaliation for his "repeated refusal to accept an offer" from them, he said, without providing details on what the offer was. Boyle, his American wife, Caitlan Coleman, and their three children were freed Thursday in a mission that Pakistani forces carried out

North Korea May Struggle to Shoot U.S. Bombers Out of the Sky

North Korea May Struggle to Shoot U.S. Bombers Out of the Sky
It’s been almost half a century since North Korea shot down a U.S. military aircraft. These days its generals might find it even tougher.North Korea’s top diplomat on Monday called President declaration of war, and said his country would be within its rights to shoot down U.S. warplanes in international airspace. Two days earlier, the U.S. had sent fighter jets and bombers the farthest north of the demilitarized zone that any had flown off North Korea’s coast this century.The